ODOT's Region 1 headquarters, located in downtown Portland, is recruiting an Assistant Consultant Project Manager to help oversee and lead complex engineering and construction projects. These projects include the design, construction and modernization of structures, highways, traffic signals and bikeways. This position works closely with ODOT consultant and construction project managers, consultants and contractors. The position also coordinates and leads project meetings, contributes to the development of plans, specifications, and estimates, participates in constructability decisions, and prepares and leads inspection staff. In this role, you will initiate contract change orders, track project schedules, coordinate field construction personnel, oversee design changes and develop communication plans.
Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor's degree in civil engineering, surveying or transportation-related engineering and two years of civil or transportation-related engineering or surveying experience. OR Five years of civil or transportation-related engineering or surveying experience. One year of this experience must have been independently planning and completing assignments. OR An equivalent combination of education and experience.
Special Qualifications: Driving is an essential function of this position. A valid driver license and an acceptable driving record are required for this position. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s).
To learn more and apply visit www.odotjobs.com and search for ODOT18-2229oc.
Internal Number: ODOT18-2229oc
About Oregon Department of Transportation
The Oregon Department of Transportation began life in 1913 when the Oregon Legislature created the Oregon Highway Commission to "get Oregon out of the mud." Today, the Oregon Department of Transportation works to provide a safe, efficient transportation system that supports economic opportunity and livable communities for Oregonians. We develop programs related to Oregon’s system of highways, roads, and bridges; railways; public transportation services; transportation safety programs; driver and vehicle licensing; and motor carrier regulation.